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Stroke Prevention and Risk Factors

National Stroke Awareness Month A stroke happens every 40 seconds Every four minutes someone dies from stroke Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. Up to 80% of strokes can be prevented Young Stroke: An Unexpected Reality Stroke can happen to anyone, at any time, at any age. In America today,… Read more »

Exercise Helps With Memory And Learning

Athletes’ Brains Are Just As Buff As Their Biceps Published May 3, 2017 By Dr. Glen Finney Exercise helps with learning and memory When many people think of impressive brain power, the stereotypical image of a skinny bookworm may come to mind. However, when it comes to building a healthy brain as an adult, new research… Read more »

Now Hiring RNs and LPNs!

Now Hiring RN’s and LPNs  in Lackwananna, Luzerne, Monroe, Susquahanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties! CareGivers America is looking for caring and compassionate individuals to provide In-home services for children and adults with special needs or disabilities. Sign On Bonus!  Grow Your Career With A Growing Company! All Shifts Available Flexible Hours Direct Deposit Referral Bonuses… Read more »

Keeping You Safe In Your Home

CareGivers America’s Durable Medical Equipment Company is dedicated to providing the equipment you need to remain safely in your home. Let our Friendly staff assist you with the documentation you need from your doctor and work with your insurances to guarantee the fastest results. Free delivery, set-up, and instruction is provided by our trained staff… Read more »

Art Therapy Can Help With Alzheimers

The Value of Art Therapy By Senior Living Link Staff on April 24, 2017 There is little debate that art provides positive benefits for all individuals. In fact, several studies credit art with reducing depression and anxiety, both common symptoms of chronic diseases. Developmental psychologist Erik Erikson claims that older adults who participate in therapeutic… Read more »

Arthritis is The Leading Cause of Disability in US

  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  (CDC), arthritis or joint inflammation is the single greatest cause of chronic pain and disability.  Includes more than 100 diseases and conditions: Most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis; and Other common rheumatic conditions include gout, fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis. Affects joints, surrounding and other connective tissue; Causes… Read more »

What is a Geriatric Care Manager?

From Linda Rhodes “Finding Your Way” Are you trying to juggle long-distance caregiving or you need professional advice on how to organize your parents care? A Geriatric Care Manager can help make your life a lot easier. A Geriatric Care Manager asses, organizes, monitors, and manages your parents caregiving needs. For Example they will meet… Read more »

Senior Fraud Protection

From www.aplaceformom.com/senior-care-resources/articles/senior-fraud-prevention Senior Citizens are vulnerable targets for many types of fraud including phone, mail, and real estate fraud. Studies have shown that con artists are more likely to target senior citizens due to the fact they may be easily convinced or persuaded to fall for these types of scams. The need for senior fraud prevention… Read more »